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New Opel Astra Offered with FlexFix Bike Carrier
New Opel Astra Offered with FlexFix Bike Carrier

13 Aug 2009, 13:04 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / We already understood that the future Opel Astra is going to be a real state-of-the-art model - at least this is what Opel says - but the German manufacturer continues to praise the upcoming model e...

 
Opel Debuts LPG Corsa, Meriva, Astra Station Wagon
Opel Debuts LPG Corsa, Meriva, Astra Station Wagon

23 Jul 2009, 14:08 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / While the company is still fighting for survival and tries to find another investor to keep it alive, Opel continues normal marketing and today debuted five new LPG models which are obviously aimed ...

 
GM India: Bring an Opel, Get a Chevy
GM India: Bring an Opel, Get a Chevy

22 Jul 2009, 09:22 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / While Opel fights for survival in Europe, General Motors is pursuing a new buy-back scheme in India where it tries to phase out the remaining Opel Astras and Corsas. Basically, GM India is encouragi...

 
Magna Makes Commitment to Keep Vauxhall Plants Alive
Magna Makes Commitment to Keep Vauxhall Plants Alive

20 Jul 2009, 14:09 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Even if the company is now unsure whether it is still capable to secure Opel, Magna International continues the fight and has rolled out a public statement, assuring the UK government that Vauxhall&...

 
2010 Astra Chassis, Suspension Details
2010 Astra Chassis, Suspension Details

13 Jul 2009, 10:41 UTC · By: Alexandru Radu Chis / The 2010 Opel/Vauxhall Astra, set to debut at the Frankfurt Auto Show in September, as hinted before, will feature a new chassis with a longer wheelbase and wider tracks for an increased stability a...

 
2011 Opel Astra Sport Hatch Sketchy Details
2011 Opel Astra Sport Hatch Sketchy Details

8 Jul 2009, 07:26 UTC · By: Alexandru Radu Chis / With Opel preparing to launch their new Astra model on September 17 at the Frankfurt IAA (International Motor Show) the company already leaked official sketches of the 2011 Astra sport hatch. The...

 
New Astra - Cooler Interior Than Insignia
New Astra - Cooler Interior Than Insignia

7 Jul 2009, 07:15 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The new Opel Astra is going to boast a higher quality interior compared to Insignia's, despite the fact that the new generation is actually using some design cues from this particular model. Fo...

 
Opel Astra Interior Revealed, Pics Inside
Opel Astra Interior Revealed, Pics Inside

19 Jun 2009, 07:58 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Opel recently rolled out a few new photos showing the interior of the upcoming Astra model. As you can see for yourselves, the new Astra boasts a lot of new things inside the car, when compared with...

 
New Astra to Boast Better Handling, Increased Comfort
New Astra to Boast Better Handling, Increased Comfort

10 Jun 2009, 09:56 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The new Astra, to be manufactured and sold in Europe and in the UK by Opel and Vauxhall respectively, is going to be a very advanced car from many points of view. At least, this is what the two auto...

 
Magna to Refresh Opel's Product Range
Magna to Refresh Opel's Product Range

4 Jun 2009, 10:51 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / After it managed to beat Fiat and get Germany's approval to takeover Opel, Magna International is already outlining plans for the new company. Although some media reports are claiming Opel will...

 
Holden Waves Goodbye to Astra
Holden Waves Goodbye to Astra

19 May 2009, 10:43 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Holden is going to discontinue the Astra small car despite the high sales this particular model has recorded over its 22-year lifetime. Wondering what's the reason? The company has hundreds of ...

 
2010 Opel Astra Official Photos, Video and Wallpapers
2010 Opel Astra Official Photos, Video and Wallpapers

13 May 2009, 12:41 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Just as we told you earlier today, General Motors has unveiled the 2010 Opel Astra, a mid-size sedan that will be officially shown to the world at on September 17 at the Frankfurt Auto Show. While w...

 
2010 Opel Astra Rolled Out
2010 Opel Astra Rolled Out

13 May 2009, 06:48 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / After several spyshots and unofficial photos have surfaced in the last few weeks, here are the first official images with the upcoming 2010 Opel Astra that will go on sale sometime next year. Accord...

 
Spyshots: 2010 Opel Astra Five-Door
Spyshots: 2010 Opel Astra Five-Door

4 May 2009, 08:49 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / We will leave aside, at least for now, the drama Opel is currently experiencing, as it does not know what the future holds and bring you yet another taste of what the Germans are good at: building c...

 
Buick Reportedly Planning Rebadged 2010 Opel Astra for China
Buick Reportedly Planning Rebadged 2010 Opel Astra for China

11 Apr 2009, 17:15 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / China seems to be the hottest destination nowadays, especially for ailing automakers who are willing to revamp their sales through this apparently healthy market. The last in this row is Buick, Gene...

 
2010 Opel Astra Unofficial Photos and Specs
2010 Opel Astra Unofficial Photos and Specs

9 Apr 2009, 10:18 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Details regarding the 2010 Opel Astra are pretty ambiguous at this time, but the guys over at Auto Motor und Sport have just revealed some new unofficial specs of the upcoming model. As you can see ...

 
No 2009 Saturn Astra for the US Market
No 2009 Saturn Astra for the US Market

30 Jan 2009, 10:30 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Launched in January 2008 for the U.S market, the Opel-Vauxhall Astra based car will be discontinued for sale this year in the United States. At the beginning of the month, 139 days worth of Astra we...